Pat was born in Olds Alberta and lived her childhood in Calgary moved to BC in 1978 where she raised her 4 daughters. Pat discovered the ability to make wines in her basement with 28 day kits and she will tell you she had her timing down to an art as the last bottle was emptied the next 30 were ready to be bottled.
Through her experience at another ferment on premise business, Pat developed a good knowledge of wines and the wine making process. Pat has developed a great depth and knowledge of the white wines we carry and is often deferred to in order to assist customers with their choice. Pat is also the person who keeps the records straight so that our production team can function efficiently. In addition Pat has developed incite in the area of giftware. When not helping customers with the bottling, Pat will be phoning people for appointments, checking computer input or organizing the artist for the Loft Art Gallery.